101 Picture Book Challenge


Take the Challenge!

The 101 Picture Book Challenge is designed to provide all children with a strong foundation of words, reading, and stories to build literacy.

We picked 101 of our favorite picture books and we want you to read them, too. Our list includes classics, new titles, and everything in between. Pick up a keepsake book to track reading at any location or sign up today to track electronically with Beanstack.


Picture Book Blogs

Grandma has a special recipe to cure a child’s fear of thunder in our featured book Thunder Cake. Also included are more warm and wonderful books by children’s author Patricia Polacco.

Continue Reading: Thunder Cake and Other Wise Tales by Patricia Polacco

Parr’s books have high kid-appeal and radiate positive messages of peace, love, thankfulness, humor and joy.

Continue Reading: Picture Books with Positive Vibes